2017 MAR Graphic Design Program Trends

2017 MAR Graphic Design Program Trends








Occupation Overview
Emsi Q1 2017 Data Set
March 2017

Western Technical College

400 Seventh Street
La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601
608.785.9200

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Parameters
Occupations
Code

Description

27-1011

Art Directors

27-1013

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators

27-1014

Multimedia Artists and Animators

27-1019

Artists and Related Workers, All Other

27-1021

Commercial and Industrial Designers

27-1024

Graphic Designers

27-3099

Media and Communication Workers, All Other

43-9031

Desktop Publishers

Regions
Code

Description

55011

Buffalo County, WI

55023

Crawford County, WI

55053

Jackson County, WI

55057

Juneau County, WI

55063

La Crosse County, WI

55081

Monroe County, WI

55121

Trempealeau County, WI

55123

Vernon County, WI

Timeframe
2018 - 2022

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2017.1 – Employees
2018 2022
Change
Insf.
Data

2018 2022 %
Change
Insf.
Data

2018 2022
Openings

Annual
Openings

Median
Hourly
Earnings

<10

Insf. Data

Insf. Data

<10

Insf.
Data

Insf.
Data

<10

Insf. Data

Insf. Data

<10

<10

Insf.
Data

Insf.
Data

<10

Insf. Data

Insf. Data

12

11

(1)

(8%)

<10

Insf. Data

$22.28

40

45

5

13%

<10

Insf. Data

$21.69

158

163

5

3%

20

5

$18.25

27-3099

Media and
Communication
Workers, All
Other

<10

<10

Insf.
Data

Insf.
Data

<10

Insf. Data

Insf. Data

43-9031

Desktop
Publishers

<10

<10

Insf. Data

Insf. Data

254

Insf.
Data
5%

<10

243

Insf.
Data
11

35

9

$19.39

SOC

Description

2018
Jobs

2022
Jobs

27-1011

Art Directors

<10

<10

27-1013

Fine Artists,
Including
Painters,
Sculptors, and
Illustrators

<10

27-1014

27-1019

27-1021
27-1024

Multimedia
Artists and
Animators
Artists and
Related
Workers, All
Other
Commercial
and Industrial
Designers
Graphic
Designers

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Graphic Design 2017 (AED) in Western Technical College District

Occupation Summary for Graphic Design 2015 (AED)

234

4.5%

$19.39/hr

Jobs (2016)

% Change (2018-2022)

Median Hourly Earnings

37% below National average

Nation: 2.9%

Nation: $26.65/hr

Growth

243

254

11

4.5%

2018 Jobs

2022 Jobs

Change (2018-2022)

% Change (2018-2022)

Occupation

2018 Jobs

2022 Jobs

Change

% Change

Art Directors (27-1011)

7

7

0

0%

Fine Artists, Including
Painters, Sculptors, and
Illustrators (27-1013)

4

4

0

0%

Multimedia Artists and
Animators (27-1014)

5

5

0

0%

Artists and Related Workers,
All Other (27-1019)

12

11

-1

-8%

Commercial and Industrial
Designers (27-1021)

40

45

5

13%

158

163

5

3%

Media and Communication
Workers, All Other
(27-3099)

8

9

1

13%

Desktop Publishers
(43-9031)

9

9

0

0%

Graphic Designers
(27-1024)

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Percentile Earnings

$15.37/hr

$19.39/hr

$24.12/hr

25th Percentile Earnings

Median Earnings

75th Percentile Earnings

25th Percentile
Earnings

Median Earnings

75th Percentile
Earnings

Art Directors (27-1011)

$25.04

$28.51

$32.89

Fine Artists, Including Painters,
Sculptors, and Illustrators
(27-1013)

$13.01

$15.39

$18.53

Multimedia Artists and Animators
(27-1014)

$19.60

$20.76

$22.34

Artists and Related Workers, All
Other (27-1019)

$17.81

$22.28

$27.50

Commercial and Industrial
Designers (27-1021)

$18.14

$21.69

$26.38

Graphic Designers (27-1024)

$13.89

$18.25

$23.20

Media and Communication
Workers, All Other (27-3099)

$17.77

$20.04

$23.19

Desktop Publishers (43-9031)

$16.40

$20.24

$24.80

Occupation

Regional Trends

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Region

2018 Jobs

2022 Jobs

Change

% Change

●

Region

243

254

11

4.5%

●

State

7,655

7,806

151

2.0%

●

Nation

381,894

392,959

11,065

2.9%

Regional Breakdown

County

2022 Jobs

La Crosse County, WI

119

Trempealeau County, WI

48

Monroe County, WI

39

Crawford County, WI

20

Juneau County, WI

12

Occupation Gender Breakdown

Gender

2016 Jobs 2016 Percent

●

Males

114

48.9%

●

Females

120

51.1%

Occupation Age Breakdown

Age

2016 Jobs 2016 Percent

●

14-18

2

0.7%

●

19-24

19

8.3%

●

25-34

74

31.6%

●

35-44

49

20.7%

●

45-54

52

22.0%

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Age
●

55-64

●

2016 Jobs 2016 Percent

65+

32

13.7%

7

2.9%

Occupation Race/Ethnicity Breakdown

Race/Ethnicity

2016 Jobs 2016 Percent

●

White

216

92.4%

●

Asian

8

3.4%

●

Hispanic or Latino

5

2.3%

●

Two or More Races

2

0.7%

●

Black or African American

1

0.6%

●

American Indian or Alaska Native

1

0.6%

●

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

0

0.0%

Occupational Programs

8

65

13

Programs (2015)

Completions (2015)

Openings (2015)

CIP Code

Program

Completions (2015)

50.0409

Graphic Design

35

50.0701

Art/Art Studies, General

17

50.0401

Design and Visual Communications, General

8

50.0702

Fine/Studio Arts, General

5

10.0105

Communications Technology/Technician

0

Industries Employing Graphic Design 2015 (AED)

Industry

Occupation
Group Jobs
in Industry
(2016)

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% of
Occupation
Group in
Industry
(2016)

% of Total
Jobs in
Industry
(2016)

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Race/Ethnicity

2016 Jobs 2016 Percent

Commercial Printing (except Screen and Books)

35

15.0%

3.5%

Commercial Screen Printing

26

10.9%

3.4%

Upholstered Household Furniture Manufacturing

21

8.9%

0.5%

Mail-Order Houses

11

4.9%

1.4%

Corporate, Subsidiary, and Regional Managing Offices

10

4.5%

0.4%

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Appendix A - Data Sources and
Calculations
Location Quotient
Location quotient (LQ) is a way of quantifying how concentrated a particular industry, cluster, occupation, or
demographic group is in a region as compared to the nation. It can reveal what makes a particular region unique
in comparison to the national average.

Occupation Data
Emsi occupation employment data are based on final Emsi industry data and final Emsi staffing patterns. Wage
estimates are based on Occupational Employment Statistics (QCEW and Non-QCEW Employees classes of
worker) and the American Community Survey (Self-Employed and Extended Proprietors). Occupational wage
estimates also affected by county-level Emsi earnings by industry.

Completers Data
The completers data in this report is taken directly from the national IPEDS database published by the U.S.
Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics.

Institution Data
The institution data in this report is taken directly from the national IPEDS database published by the U.S.
Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics.

State Data Sources
This report uses state data from the following agencies: Illinois Department of Employment Security,
Employment Projections; Iowa Workforce Development; Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Growth,
Bureau of Labor Market Information and Strategic Initiatives; Minnesota Department of Employment and
Economic Development; Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development, Bureau of Workforce Information

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